Best Rat Poems
Below are the all-time best Rat poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of rat poems written by PoetrySoup members
rat, introspection, life, people
I do not know?
Drivin' down the road
Slingin' a banana peel
It will rot it surely will
There's a park'n at stores
Handicapped spaces galore
No one will notice I'm sure
Now at Wally...
Hope, A Little Remained
rat, anxiety, dark, emotions, fate, grief, pain,
Hope, A Little Remained
She walked the creaking floors of the rat-infested room,
trying to remember what tragedy had sent her to this shabby place.
Her heart felt...
rat, absence, beautiful, lonely, longing, lost love,
If moonbeams’ fickle shadow-plays collude
with tousled sheets to take the shape of you,
And silent sighing pillow-tops exude
your scent, how do I see the night-time through?
Where Freedom Finds the Fire
rat, allegory, analogy, beauty, deep, fire, freedom,
You'll find it in the crimson eyes
of a throwaway photo somehow frozen in time.
When the past painted us like demons
with secret fury.
And you'll find it...
rat, angst, beautiful, change, culture, depression, drink,
Gray smeared sky like a quilt of rags
Winos sip rotgut from brown paper bags
Threadbare cloud crotch splits up the side
Rain pours down, you got nowhere...
rat, character, courage, freedom, girl, grief, growing
Mara- Collateral damage
Hi, my name is Mara, I'm six years old, I have brown hair and brown eyes. People say I'm pretty like my mom,...
Here In My Heart
rat, how i feel,
These days you're with me, everywhere I go
I know you're there, although you never speak
Just yesterday we waded Dogwood Creek
It picked me up when I...
A Mouse Family's Christmas
rat, adventure, christmas,
It's Christmas Eve and through the house
there creeps a curious little mouse.
He climbs into the big arm chair
and finds the cookies waiting there...
The Great Horned Owl
rat, bird, flying, nature,
In the daylight hours, I spend my time
So high on a perch, in a lofty pine
Where I fluff and comb my pretty plumes
The New Robbin Hood
rat, corruption, drug,
The New "Robbin'" Hood
This guy I describe can have many names.
He’s greedy and mean and likes to play games.
I’ll just call him Robbin’ with double-b,
IT'S A MAD HATTER'S WORLD
adventure, character, fantasy, imagery, imagination, inspirational,
A spinning world globe just set off the center of its axis pole,
Welcome to the mad-mad Hatter’s topsy-turvy upside down
Wonderland, just another inside out hole...
A Cat With A Knack
rat, funny, pets, cat, cat,
I have a cat
A real fat cat
My cat is all black
My black fat cat
It is a cat with a knack
A true fact...
Yer briny whore
akin to boar
wit' mangy hide 'n scurvy-pocked
chomped 'n chewed
me black 'n blue
wit' carnassial chompers as of croc
Be curs'd, yer nit
BEHIND CLOSED DOORS - EMOTIVE WRITE
rat, abuse, bullying, house, loneliness, society, violence,
Nobody knows what goes on behind this hotel door
‘Mr Smith’ isn’t with his wife of that I’m pretty sure!
He’s with his mistress Sue, they are...
The Haunted House
rat, baby, fun, scary,
Steps in -
Blood Pool -
Cat's eyes -
HE'S OUT OF MY LIFE
rat, betrayal, emotions, humorous,
LOOSELY BASED ON THE MICHAEL JACKSON SONG SHE’S OUT OF MY LIFE
He’s out of my life
Because he’s got a wife
And I don’t know whether to...
rat, funnyme, me,
But they already had a cat
How could they
Making me share my chow
My toy rat with the ripped head
My nip, my nap, my blue blanket...
rat, cat, humorous,
I reckon some folks prefer a hound dog lyin' at their feet,
While others might enjoy a twitterin' parakeet.
But be it a mogul's mansion or a...
Needle Point Lullaby
rat, addiction, dark, drug, sad, woman, women,
I do not know?
He sang sweet songs, sweet needle point lullabies
His eyes were crystalized, their awestruck blackness ate me whole
I stayed mesmerized by his carelessness and smooth complexion
The Name Game
Understanding human nature can be very complex indeed
Especially when there are people whose names are hard to read
Let me give you some examples...
The Mancs Minx
The Convivial Mancs Minx
Stirrer of the Soup
Front and center of the Loom
Feminine rat pack crooner
An erstwhile trusty steed
Who participates and loves to read
I Do Have A Dream
rat, wardream, dream, life,
Upon a fragile thread
Hangs the soldiers dream
Of surviving another day
On the battlefield of death
While on the other side
A young man straps on a bomb
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
There's four ninja turtles
Cleaning up the streets
Trained in the art of ninja karate-e
They hide down in the sewers
Watching for criminals
Could it be for real or...
A Country Song Gone all Wrong
rat, adventure, evil, gothic, humorous, poets, psychological,
I want so bad in Casarah’s pants
She said I had to offer up some romance
Off we went to a local dance
I bought her a flower,...